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Social Statistics

Boone county missouri dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school49,784100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,3324.7
Kindergarten1,7453.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)14,33828.8
High school (grades 9-12)6,54213.1
College or graduate school24,82749.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over77,919100.0
Less than 9th grade2,5703.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,8537.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)18,18023.3
Some college, no degree15,16119.5
Associate degree3,6384.7
Bachelor's degree18,03823.1
Graduate or professional degree14,47918.6
Percent high school graduate or higher89.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher41.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over109,356100.0
Never married39,59236.2
Now married, except separated53,08548.5
Separated1,4241.3
Widowed4,7594.4
Female
3,8573.5
Divorced10,4969.6
Female
6,0285.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,141100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren58451.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over104,518100.0
Civilian veterans10,97110.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years35,262100.0
With a disability2,6207.4
Population 21 to 64 years79,804100.0
With a disability11,18314.0
Percent employed
61.0(X)
No disability68,62186.0
Percent employed
82.4(X)
Population 65 years and over10,922100.0
With a disability4,47040.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over127,143100.0
Same house in 199550,52239.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199573,73758.0
Same county
35,40827.8
Different county
38,32930.1
Same state
24,04118.9
Different state
14,28811.2
Elsewhere in 19952,8842.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population135,454100.0
Native129,31295.5
Born in United States
128,15594.6
State of residence
84,64562.5
Different state
43,51032.1
Born outside United States
1,1570.9
Foreign born6,1424.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,6582.7
Naturalized citizen
1,8291.4
Not a citizen
4,3133.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)6,142100.0
Europe1,00916.4
Asia3,35254.6
Africa5348.7
Oceania80.1
Latin America96215.7
Northern America2774.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over127,143100.0
English only118,11792.9
Language other than English9,0267.1
Speak English less than 'very well
3,1152.4
Spanish
2,6922.1
Speak English less than "very well"
9190.7
Other Indo-European languages
2,9952.4
Speak English less than "very well"
6760.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,4721.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3311.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population135,454100.0

Total ancestries reported

137,474101.5
Arab8470.6
Czech17920.6
Danish7260.5
Dutch2,4011.8
English16,81312.4
French (except Basque)13,8682.9
French Canadian14480.3
German33,24024.5
Greek2590.2
Hungarian4020.3
Irish117,23612.7
Italian3,3982.5
Lithuanian1070.1
Norwegian1,5121.1
Polish1,8861.4
Portuguese1230.1
Russian8740.6
Scotch-Irish3,1292.3
Scottish3,2562.4
Slovak710.1
Subsaharan African1,0080.7
Swedish1,9011.4
Swiss4290.3
Ukrainian1880.1
United States or American12,6809.4
Welsh1,2240.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2270.2
Other ancestries28,42921.0
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19


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